The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 440 536 545
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +9
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 169 92 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 127 68 64
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
Benchmarking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34359 35854 37472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.24% 83.91% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28913 28966 31809
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in London

Benchmarking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 21 £65,000 +27.45% 6
Hounslow - 8 - -
Chiswick - 5 £20,000 -
Brentford - 4 £80,000 - 1
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 131 (39.58%) Linux
2 111 (33.53%) SQL
3 108 (32.63%) SQL Server
4 101 (30.51%) Finance
5 100 (30.21%) Oracle
6 87 (26.28%) Windows
7 85 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
8 82 (24.77%) LAN
9 79 (23.87%) WAN
9 79 (23.87%) Intel
9 79 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (23.56%) Cisco
11 72 (21.75%) Solaris
12 71 (21.45%) NFS
13 70 (21.15%) SAN
14 67 (20.24%) NAS
15 66 (19.94%) SRDF
15 66 (19.94%) FCoE
15 66 (19.94%) Fibre Channel
15 66 (19.94%) EMC
15 66 (19.94%) NetApp
15 66 (19.94%) Multicast
16 65 (19.64%) Analytics
17 63 (19.03%) Banking
18 62 (18.73%) Java
19 54 (16.31%) Big Data
20 53 (16.01%) Middleware
21 52 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
22 51 (15.41%) Scrum
23 50 (15.11%) Tomcat

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (15.11%) Tomcat
2 48 (14.50%) WebSphere
3 44 (13.29%) Oracle Coherence
4 37 (11.18%) Apache
5 32 (9.67%) IIS
5 32 (9.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 16 (4.83%) SharePoint
7 13 (3.93%) JBoss
7 13 (3.93%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.72%) Mule
9 5 (1.51%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.21%) JCAPS
10 4 (1.21%) Liferay
10 4 (1.21%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.91%) MS Office
4 2 (0.60%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (7.55%) RMDS
2 8 (2.42%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.21%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.30%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.30%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.30%) ProductWriter
4 1 (0.30%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.51%) SaaS
2 5 (1.51%) PaaS
2 5 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (1.51%) CloudFront
2 5 (1.51%) Route 53
2 5 (1.51%) IaaS
2 5 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.51%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.91%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 82 (24.77%) LAN
2 79 (23.87%) WAN
3 70 (21.15%) SAN
4 67 (20.24%) NAS
5 66 (19.94%) FCoE
5 66 (19.94%) Fibre Channel
5 66 (19.94%) Multicast
6 36 (10.88%) HTTP
7 8 (2.42%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.81%) AMQP
8 6 (1.81%) DNS
8 6 (1.81%) DSL
9 4 (1.21%) Intranet
9 4 (1.21%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.21%) SMTP
9 4 (1.21%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.21%) FTP
9 4 (1.21%) LDAP
9 4 (1.21%) Broadband
9 4 (1.21%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 54 (16.31%) Big Data
3 41 (12.39%) Hadoop
4 37 (11.18%) HBase
5 32 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (8.76%) DB2
7 22 (6.65%) MySQL
7 22 (6.65%) Relational Database
8 17 (5.14%) MongoDB
9 16 (4.83%) NoSQL
9 16 (4.83%) RDBMS
10 14 (4.23%) Oracle Exadata
11 12 (3.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (3.63%) Riak
11 12 (3.63%) Mahout
11 12 (3.63%) HCatalog
11 12 (3.63%) MarkLogic
11 12 (3.63%) Couchbase
11 12 (3.63%) Sqoop
11 12 (3.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 29 (8.76%) Maven
2 24 (7.25%) JIRA
3 23 (6.95%) Jenkins
4 22 (6.65%) Ant
5 19 (5.74%) JUnit
6 15 (4.53%) Subversion
7 13 (3.93%) Eclipse
7 13 (3.93%) Hudson
8 11 (3.32%) Git (software)
9 8 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.11%) Selenium
10 7 (2.11%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.11%) NeoLoad
11 6 (1.81%) WebLOAD
11 6 (1.81%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.21%) ClearCase
12 4 (1.21%) WebLogic Workshop
12 4 (1.21%) Emacs
13 3 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.60%) Xcode
General
1 101 (30.51%) Finance
2 63 (19.03%) Banking
3 39 (11.78%) Marketing
4 32 (9.67%) Retail
5 15 (4.53%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.11%) Advertising
7 4 (1.21%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.91%) Games
9 2 (0.60%) French Language
9 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.60%) Automotive
9 2 (0.60%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 108 (32.63%) Architect
2 63 (19.03%) Infrastructure Architect
3 51 (15.41%) Analyst
4 25 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (6.65%) Lead Architect
6 20 (6.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 19 (5.74%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 19 (5.74%) Business Analyst
8 17 (5.14%) Product Manager
9 15 (4.53%) Consultant
10 13 (3.93%) Developer
11 12 (3.63%) Data Architect
11 12 (3.63%) Senior UX Designer
11 12 (3.63%) Big Data Architect
11 12 (3.63%) UX Designer
11 12 (3.63%) Designer
11 12 (3.63%) Senior Designer
12 11 (3.32%) Java Architect
12 11 (3.32%) Technical Architect
12 11 (3.32%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (16.01%) Middleware
2 41 (12.39%) XML
3 38 (11.48%) HTML
4 25 (7.55%) J2EE
4 25 (7.55%) XSLT
4 25 (7.55%) Rendezvous
5 24 (7.25%) JMS
6 22 (6.65%) Spring
7 21 (6.34%) Java EE
7 21 (6.34%) Web Services
8 16 (4.83%) .NET
9 14 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (3.93%) Struts
11 8 (2.42%) jQuery
12 6 (1.81%) Velocity
12 6 (1.81%) XMPP
13 4 (1.21%) Ajax
13 4 (1.21%) XML Messaging
13 4 (1.21%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.21%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (13.29%) User Experience
3 30 (9.06%) Visualisation
4 25 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 22 (6.65%) Open Source
5 22 (6.65%) Mobile App
6 21 (6.34%) Management Information System
7 15 (4.53%) Statistics
8 14 (4.23%) Mainframe
9 9 (2.72%) Client/Server
9 9 (2.72%) Clustering
9 9 (2.72%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (2.42%) NHS
11 6 (1.81%) Online Banking
12 5 (1.51%) Blog
13 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.21%) Social Media
13 4 (1.21%) Data Conversion
13 4 (1.21%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 131 (39.58%) Linux
2 87 (26.28%) Windows
3 72 (21.75%) Solaris
4 35 (10.57%) UNIX
5 3 (0.91%) AIX
5 3 (0.91%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.60%) Android
6 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.30%) CentOS
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
2 79 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (19.64%) Analytics
4 51 (15.41%) Scrum
5 36 (10.88%) Project Management
6 34 (10.27%) ITIL
7 33 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (7.55%) Coaching
10 24 (7.25%) Competitor Analysis
11 22 (6.65%) E-Commerce
11 22 (6.65%) Line Management
12 21 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (6.04%) Business Analysis
14 19 (5.74%) SOA
14 19 (5.74%) Risk Management
14 19 (5.74%) Mentoring
15 18 (5.44%) Capacity Management
15 18 (5.44%) Unit Testing
15 18 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 111 (33.53%) SQL
2 62 (18.73%) Java
3 36 (10.88%) JavaScript
4 26 (7.85%) Bash Shell
5 18 (5.44%) Python
6 11 (3.32%) C++
6 11 (3.32%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.42%) Perl
7 8 (2.42%) Ruby
8 7 (2.11%) C
9 6 (1.81%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.51%) C#
11 4 (1.21%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.21%) VBA
12 3 (0.91%) Korn
12 3 (0.91%) Groovy
13 2 (0.60%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.30%) Fortran
14 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (14.20%) Degree
2 9 (2.72%) MBA
3 6 (1.81%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.21%) PMP
5 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.60%) CISA
6 2 (0.60%) CISM
6 2 (0.60%) CISSP
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PhD
7 1 (0.30%) CCNA
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.34%) QA
2 10 (3.02%) COBIT
3 5 (1.51%) SLA
4 4 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.60%) Val IT
5 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (21.45%) NFS
2 66 (19.94%) SRDF
3 40 (12.08%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (3.63%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (3.63%) Apache Flume
6 10 (3.02%) HDFS
7 9 (2.72%) KVM
8 8 (2.42%) Xen
9 5 (1.51%) Active Directory
10 4 (1.21%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.91%) Docker
12 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.74%) Puppet
2 12 (3.63%) Ambari
2 12 (3.63%) Oozie
3 7 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.51%) Nagios
6 3 (0.91%) Ansible
6 3 (0.91%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.60%) yum
7 2 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 100 (30.21%) Oracle
2 79 (23.87%) Intel
3 78 (23.56%) Cisco
4 66 (19.94%) EMC
4 66 (19.94%) NetApp
5 49 (14.80%) Sybase
6 35 (10.57%) IBM
7 29 (8.76%) TIBCO
8 25 (7.55%) DataSynapse
8 25 (7.55%) 29West
9 18 (5.44%) Microsoft
10 16 (4.83%) VMware
11 14 (4.23%) Netezza
12 12 (3.63%) Teradata
13 10 (3.02%) MapR
13 10 (3.02%) Hortonworks
14 9 (2.72%) Business Objects
14 9 (2.72%) Cognos
15 8 (2.42%) SAP
15 8 (2.42%) Google
City, London
JM
Salary: £100000 - £100001 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Health Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £0.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: competitive
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